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Dec 08, 2015 Theresa Mayer named Virginia Tech’s vice president for research and innovation
Dec 08, 2015 Researcher studying how school security measures affect students
Nov 20, 2015 New book covers David Orden’s 30 years of research on agricultural trade policies
Aug 06, 2015 Institute for Society, Culture and Environment names Summer Scholars
Apr 23, 2015 Carlene Arthur receives 2015 President's Award for Excellence
Apr 06, 2015 Elizabeth Tranter named associate vice president for research planning
Apr 01, 2015 Pioneering social gerontologist Karen Roberto named University Distinguished Professor
Mar 13, 2015 Carol Mullen recognized with Fulbright scholarship to study in China
Feb 05, 2015 Virginia Tech climbs to 38 in National Science Foundation research rankings
Nov 19, 2014 Robert W. Walters to retire as vice president for research after 30 years of service to Virginia Tech
Oct 16, 2014 Ridenour Conference explores resilience as rallying point for research, planning and policy making
Sep 18, 2014 Susan Sterett named associate director of research, director of the Metropolitan Institute
Sep 15, 2014 Sonja Schmid wins NSF CAREER Award to prepare next generation of nuclear emergency responders
Aug 11, 2014 Srinath Ekkad named associate vice president for research programs
May 16, 2014 Summer Scholars Program funds research that spans continents, lifespans
Feb 18, 2014 Human rights forum to highlight student research
Jan 16, 2014 Four research projects receive funding from Global Issues Initiative
Dec 09, 2013 Virginia Tech climbs NSF research rankings, remains No. 1 research university in Virginia
Nov 26, 2013 Bernice Hausman named Edward S. Diggs Professor in Humanities
Nov 07, 2013 TEDxVirginiaTech 2013 will highlight 16 speakers, technology expo at Moss Arts Center
Nov 14, 2013 Institute for Society, Culture and Environment announces two new senior Fellows
Oct 07, 2013 #HokiesW2K Tweetup focuses on social media in state elections
Oct 04, 2013 Virginia Tech faculty in National Capital Region team up on new research initiative to benefit Washington, D.C., metro area
Sep 12, 2013 Karen Roberto invited to serve on National Institutes of Health study section
Sep 04, 2013 Research symposium tackles new methods for interpreting disease and data
May 29, 2013 Two National Capital Region professors receive grant to model dynamics of adult depression
May 30, 2013 Summer scholars program sparks interdisciplinary research projects
Apr 10, 2013 Expert in aging to discuss ways elderly stay sharp for 35th anniversary of Center of Gerontology
Dec 17, 2012 Center for Autism Research established at Virginia Tech
Dec 07, 2012 Virginia Tech ranking for research spending jumps; remains tops in Virginia
Nov 19, 2012 Karen Roberto recognized for excellence in research and mentoring
Nov 27, 2012 Symposium opens dialogue about transportation and the aging population
Oct 31, 2012 'Writing and Reconciliation' brings Sri Lankan scholars to Virginia Tech
Oct 08, 2012 Arlene Goldbard to discuss public interest in art
Sep 27, 2012 Institute for Society, Culture and Environment announces two new senior Fellows
Aug 06, 2012 Summer scholars program promotes team research and proposal development
May 11, 2012 Fulbright winner to explore art and culture in India
Apr 16, 2012 Kentland Community Heritage Festival scheduled for April 21
Apr 18, 2012 'Gender, Bodies & Technology' conference attracts international participation
Mar 30, 2012 An expert in gerontology shares her thoughts on aging and well-being
Mar 22, 2012 English department hosts 'Internationalizing the Curriculum' conference
Feb 13, 2012 Virginia Tech receives funding for middle school STEM programs
Jan 24, 2012 Forum on human rights features student research
Jan 17, 2012 Virginia Tech researchers win Digging into Data Challenge
Dec 19, 2011 Elder financial abuse heightens during holidays
Jan 17, 2012 Institute for Society, Culture and Environment announces senior fellow
Dec 02, 2011 Mild cognitive impairment distresses health of caregiver
Nov 11, 2011 Virginia Tech to launch engineering and science ethics course
Oct 12, 2011 University's Center for 21st Century Studies includes nomadic study-abroad experience
Sep 29, 2011 Virginia Tech's Linux Laptop Orchestra to perform at Virginia State Fair
Aug 29, 2011 David Brunsma appointed professor in the Department of Sociology
Aug 24, 2011 Francois Debrix named director of interdisciplinary Ph.D. program at Virginia Tech
Sep 01, 2011 CandyFactory app rapidly growing in popularity
Aug 11, 2011 Three Virginia Tech researchers partner with University of Kent faculty members
Aug 18, 2011 Virginia Tech researchers build new sensor that could stop falls by elderly, before they happen
Jul 15, 2011 Technology Secretary Jim Duffey welcomes scientists gathered in National Capital Region to explore Virginia Tech's research capabilities
Jul 13, 2011 Public health practice, research center formed at Virginia Tech
Jun 29, 2011 Virginia Tech Research Center — Arlington opens to expand capability for scientific inquiry, extend university footprint in National Capital Region
Jul 11, 2011 Derek Hyra named to U.S. Small Business Administration advisory council on underserved communities
Jun 07, 2011 Rosemary Carucci Goss reappointed as Residential Property Management Advisory Board Professor
Jun 09, 2011 Richard Shingles honored with emeritus status
Jun 08, 2011 James 'Bud' Robertson Jr. honored with emeritus status
May 18, 2011 Virginia Tech's Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention changes leadership
May 06, 2011 Virginia Tech's Ed Falco authors 'Godfather' prequel
Feb 22, 2011 Postdoctoral researcher Cortney Hughes receives grant to study end-of-life care in rural Virginia
Jan 26, 2011 Virginia Tech's Gary Downey receives commonwealth's highest faculty honor
Jan 18, 2011 Virginia Tech creative writing program climbs national rankings
Dec 15, 2010 Derek Hyra studies neighborhood revitalization in our nation's capital
Nov 10, 2010 Virginia Tech adopts strategic plan for the arts
Oct 05, 2010 Violence-prevention summit at Virginia Tech tackles bullying, gender-based violence, more
Oct 13, 2010 Virginia Tech Research Center -- Arlington to open next summer; seven-story LEED-certified building designed to foster research and collaboration
Aug 30, 2010 University researchers hope answer to cleaning up Gulf Coast lies in geometry
Aug 09, 2010 Grandparents acting as parents often do not seek social services support
May 14, 2010 Ivica Ico Bukvic receives 2010 XCaliber Award
May 07, 2010 Geographers meet in National Capital Region to discuss, debate geopolitical challenges
Apr 16, 2010 University's laptop orchestra performs at home, on the road, and with children
Apr 09, 2010 Gender, Bodies, and Technology conference garners international participation
Sep 10, 2009 New book relates how change is inevitable, but can be controlled to improve quality of life
Jun 12, 2009 Washington Alexandria Architecture Center students merge creative concepts of dance and space to design dance studio in Arlington
May 04, 2009 Graduate students launch Public Knowledge, a new scholarly journal
Apr 03, 2009 Karen Roberto named director of Institute for Society, Culture and Environment
Jan 23, 2009 Jay Mancini named Oak Ridge Associated Universities research institute featured researcher
Sep 03, 2008 Multi-university, interdisciplinary engineering ethics curriculum developed
Sep 02, 2008 College of Architecture and Urban Studies names new director for the School of Public and International Affairs
Sep 02, 2008 Maury Nussbaum named Hal G. Prillaman Professor Fellow of Engineering and Operations Research
May 12, 2008 Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment announces 2008 Summer Scholars
Apr 01, 2008 Arts transformation continues at Virginia Tech
Mar 10, 2008 Center for Gerontology champions quality of life for older adults
Feb 27, 2008 Families need help coping with so-called mild cognitive impairment, research shows
Nov 09, 2007 Institute for Society, Culture and Environment appoints research fellow on global issues
Jun 18, 2007 Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment names summer scholars
Feb 23, 2007 Orden to direct Global Issue Initiative